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Cheese and fried egg sandwich. A yummy sandwich you will love for breakfast or lunch. | joeshealthymeals.com

Cheese and Fried Egg Sandwich

This is a perfect sandwich for breakfast or lunch.
Course Sandwich
Cuisine American
Prep Time 8 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 18 minutes
Servings 1 serving
Author Joe Boyle


  • 2 slices of bread of your choice
  • 2 oz . cheese , any cheese that melts well, Gruyere, jack, cheddar, swiss
  • 1 lg. egg
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • cooking spray


  • Spray a small skillet with cooking spray and fry the egg to your liking, remove to a plate
  • Slice the cheese and place a layer on both slices of bread
  • Place each individually into the microwave for 15 to 20 seconds until the cheese starts to soften
  • Melt 1/2 tbsp butter in the same skillet on medium heat and add one of the bread slices (cheese side up), cook until browned, 1 1/2 minutes
  • Place the cooked egg and the second slice of bread with softened cheese on top of the slice in the skillet
  • Use a spatula to lift the sandwich, then add another 1/2 tbsp butter to the pan and gently turn the uncooked bread slice into the skillet, cook for 1 to 1 1/2 minutes until browned
  • Serve the hot sandwich right away